Huntington, NY (October 20, 2015) – The Paramount in downtown Huntington, Long Island, N.Y. is pleased to welcome Hall of Fame inductee Eric Burdon & The Animals on December 4th at 8 pm with special guest Leslie West. Hailed by Rolling Stone as one of the 100 Greatest Voices of All Time, Burdon’s music has been topping the charts for over five decades. Long Island will experience one of rock-n-roll’s most powerful and distinctive voices in an intimate setting that will make history.
Tickets for Eric Burdon & The Animals will go on sale to the general public starting @ 10am on Friday, October 23rd through Ticketmaster.com, charge-by-phone @ 800-745-3000 or The Paramount Box Office (open daily from 12 noon – 6 pm). Paramount Fan Club members may purchase tickets before the general public during the two-day, online-only, Ticketmaster pre-sale starting at 10am on Wednesday, October 21st through 10pm on Thursday, October 22nd with password “PULSE”. To receive future pre-sale codes and event news for The Paramount, simply sign up on our website for our FREE e-newsletter today.
Eric Burdon has shared the stage with legends such as Chuck Berry, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Witherspoon, Otis Redding and Bruce Springsteen. As front man and driving force of the British Invasion band – The Animals, Burdon helped shape rock-n-roll’s sound, and his soulful vocals can be heard on the iconic hit “House of The Rising Sun.” Burdon has a long list of classics including “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood,” “We Gotta Get Out Of This Place,” and “San Franciscan Nights.”
Celebrating over 50 years in the music industry, Burdon will be returning to the stage with The Animals to perform a catalog of songs from the past to the present. Participating in the memorable night will be special guest Leslie West – who is best known for his legendary guitar riffs and powerful vocals in the rock band Mountain. Together, Eric Burdon and Leslie West will make for an unforgettable evening of classic rock ballads every generation will enjoy.